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Speaker’s VIP Reception & Endowment Auction

Speaker’s VIP Reception & Endowment Auction

Thank you for your interest in the upcoming Occoneechee Speaker’s Reception and Endowment Auction. This signature event is an ideal networking opportunity with a substantial, sophisticated audience of triangle business leaders and Scouting’s largest financial supporters. All proceeds will benefit the Occoneechee Council, BSA Endowment Fund. Our event takes place on the evening of March

NC Gravity Games – April 29, 2017

The NC Gravity Games in downtown Lenoir is a STEM-education racing extravaganza sponsored by Google and Appalachian State University. The 2017 race and festivities are scheduled for Saturday, April 29th. Teams ranging from middle and high school groups to Cub Scout Packs to Y Guide tribes are already using their engineering minds to develop the

The Triangle Nonprofit and Volunteer Leadership Center

Occoneechee Council and and The Triangle Nonprofit and Volunteer Leadership Center, located in Durham, NC,  are working together to count your Scouting hours toward THREE Award Programs through The Center.  The Center has been around since 1972 supporting nonprofit organizations.  Read more about them at The Three Awards are Commssioner’s Award, Mayor’s Award and President’s Award: 

SCOUTStrong and PALA Challenge

What is SCOUTStrong? The SCOUTStrong Healthy Living Initiative integrates active lifestyles, healthy eating, and emotional fitness into everything that the Boy Scouts of America do daily. What is PALA? PALA stands for the Presidential Active Lifestyle Award and designed to motivate youth and adults to be physically active on a regular basis. Why the Challenge? Promote good